The Shortest History of Rome

Rome wasn’t built in a day—and its history can’t be told in a day, either! However, enjoy a rundown of its major moments, beginning with the tale of its founding, which is shrouded in legend. Learn how Rome went from a small village to a major kingdom to an impressive republic and an even more impressive empire. See how the Romans were able to both succeed and fail spectacularly, and understand why their legacy still remains important to us today, all these years later.